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Bradgate Park

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excelent large park.

this is excellent park plenty of space , a very large park with two excellent cafe's on by main... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
bucksDerbyshire
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derbyshire
A wonderful country park for all ages

Bradgate Park is a beautiful country park in Leicestershire which offers visitors (both young and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Michael1111
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Heemskerk, The Netherlands
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Bradgate Park was first enclosed as a deer park (for hunting) in the 12th Century. Herds of Red and Fallow Deer still roam freely across the Park's 800 acres today.The Park is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest for its importance as...more
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Newtown Linford LE6 OHE, England
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+44 116 234 1850
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Reviewed 2 days ago

this is excellent park plenty of space , a very large park with two excellent cafe's on by main road the other in the centre

Thank bucksDerbyshire
Reviewed 4 days ago

Bradgate Park is a beautiful country park in Leicestershire which offers visitors (both young and old) the opportunity to explore the local countryside. It has a number of entrances and (paid) carparks and is easily accessible for the elderly and disabled. There is a paved...More

Thank Michael1111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful place to visit at any time of the year. A lovely stretch of unspoilt Leicestershire countryside little changed in over 600 years. The visitors centre is most informative and the adjacent tearoom is a good place to have some welcome refreshment before walking...More

Thank tw0teas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't know what it is about the park but I adored my visit there. It's not a conventional country park (ie just woodland) and it's great that its accessible to the public. The path running through the grounds looks great for push chairs and...More

Thank Clare B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a large area with more than 1 entrance but whatever end you need to take a good walk (early sunrise for the Red Deer) to get onto the deer. There is a nice cafe halfway along but it doesn’t open until 10.00am which...More

Thank Wellitsmytake
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is always a pleasure to visit. The walks and the ruins are brilliant. I always enjoy visiting this place and its brilliant for families to explore with their children.

Thank Triggertrog1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is beautiful. Really great walk. Beautiful views. Lovely to walk around the ruins. We saw the deer from afar. The dogs loved it. Plenty of bins for rubbish. Ducks and swans everywhere. Perfect place to give the fluffs a good run out.

Thank ClaireTHayes
Reviewed 4 October 2018

I take my dogs regular to Bradgate park, great few hours, plenty of walking and sightseeing. Lovely cafe on sight and plenty of food outlets of sight.

Thank outland
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Great for an afternoon stroll and the deer come really close so take care if you are walking with young children or dogs, which have to be kept on lead at all times. Lovely café and museum in the centre of the park. Museum gives...More

1  Thank Sue S
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Bradgate Park is an absolute must if you are in the local area. On a nice day, the views are beautiful all around you. To add to the views deer roam freely which is still something I think is amazing. Dogs are to be on...More

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JenniferJane253
28 October 2018|
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Response from petert2013 | Property representative |
We have a Tramper all-terrain mobility scooter that can be booked by calling the Visitor Centre on 0116 236 2713 Ext 25. There is no charge but donations towards maintenance and our appeal to raise money to buy a second... More
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Penny S
18 August 2018|
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Response from RobGWalker | Reviewed this property |
Hiya, always pay and display and never encountered an issue myself. If your ticket hadn't expired why not challenge the issuers? Suggest better to settle first though!
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Kkkkelliott
24 April 2018|
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Response from petert2013 | Property representative |
From Newtown Linford, it is 1mile to the ruins of Bradgate House, 1.25 miles to the Visitor Centre and 2 miles to the Hallgates (Cropston) entrance.
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